1. All of our judges are real on-premise buyers from around the United States who make real purchasing decisions for their businesses. 

2. This is a chance to place your beer, wine, spirits and non-alcohol mixes in front of real buyers seeking the best in that category.

3. This is a wonderful opportunity for an established beverage or mixer brand to reconnect and/or be rediscovered by real trade buyers in a true blind tasting situation.


4. This is also a perfect opportunity if you are a new product/brand or mixer, and looking to grow your distribution and get in front of real trade buyers.

5. We will be showcasing the top winners immediately after the competition at BAR 17

6. The winning results will be promoted in Bar Business Magazine both in print and online. Winners will be listed three times, including the April, June, and October issues. Winners will also be included four times in the online editions, and in May, July, and August newsletters.   


7.  Winners will be announced on BarBizMag.com, AlcoholProfessor.com, and BarBizBeverageCompetitions.com.    

8. Winners will receive a physical 2” medal and the use of the digital medal image in their marketing materials at no additional charge. Stickers and the use of the image on any packaging must be purchased from our company to ensure quality control.